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Rocky Mountain Nature Photography: Capturing the Rugged Landscapes

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Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Garry from Los Angeles, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 08/16/15 - 08/21/15
We have previously travelled on our own, and photographed many locations in state and national parks depending on advice from local park rangers. Travelling with Road Scholar photographic experts and nature guides not only added to our enjoyment, but allowed us to learn more than we would by ourselves.

Marcia from El Dorado Hills, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 08/17/14 - 08/22/14
Capturing the Rugged Landscape photography program enhanced my skills as a budding photographer. Mary Lou and Drew gave great tips on capturing the magnificent landscape of the Rocky Mountains. I enjoyed meeting the rest of the participants and sharing the week together.

Martha from Georgetown, TX Number of programs attended: 11
Date attended: 08/17/14 - 08/22/14
An outstanding program with top of the line instructors. All of the day trips were excellent photo opportunities but one sunrise was over the top! Good group interaction and my photography ability was increased.

Linda from Indian Springs, AL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 08/17/14 - 08/22/14
Photographing the Rugged Landscape of the Rockies is a trip I recommend for anyone who likes to walk, hike or take nature photographs. The Rocky Mountain National Park is gorgeous and Road Scholar travel makes it easy to enjoy. Linda McCullough, Indian Springs, AL

Elizabeth from Grand Rapids, MI Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 08/17/14 - 08/22/14
This is a wonderful program for anyone interested in expanding their photography skills. It's a beautiful site, providing lots of opportunities for fascinating photos.

Andrea from Tonawanda, NY Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 08/17/14 - 08/22/14
Had a great time on my first RS trip. Loved all the different areas that we explored during my first time in the Rocky Mountains. Mary Lou and Drew were very knowledgeable on both photography and the Rocky Mountains. Enjoyed getting to know the other participants on our adventures taking photos morning, noon and at night!

Anne from Superior, CO Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 08/17/14 - 08/22/14
Loved the program, had a great time. Instructors were wonderful. Just getting back into photography, learned so many new things that I cannot wait to use. The other participants were welcoming, fun and helpful. Can't wait for my next RS adventure.

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